Four-phase panchayat polls in Jharkhand

Panchayat elections in Jharkhand will take place in four phases between November 22 and December 12, Jharkhand Election Commission chief Shiva Basant said on Thursday.

Jharkhand teenager kills man for attempting to rape her

A teenage girl allegedly killed a 65-year-old man after he molested her and tried to rape her, police said on Thursday.

Ranchi tense following communal clash, schools shut

Tension prevailed in this Jharkhand capital on Tuesday after beef was found at a temple four days ago following which a communal clash took place, forcing authorities to step up vigil and shut down schools.

Ranchi tense after beef found in temple


Ranchi: Clashes between two communities and a shutdown were witnessed here on Saturday after a piece of beef was found in a temple.

Prohibitory orders in Ranchi city, CM Raghubar Das appeals for peace

Prohibitory orders under section 144 CRPC have been imposed in Ranchi city of Jharkhand following sporadic clashes between two communities at Manik Tola area under Doranda police station limits Friday night.

Jharkhand MLA wants probe into tender for health centres

A legislator from the ruling BJP on Thursday sought to put his own party's government in a spot by demanding a vigilance probe into the finalisation of tender for the construction of seven primary health centres in Palamu region of Jharkhand.

Jharkhand legislators suggest tackling witchcraft menace on war footing

As Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das expressed his resolve to root out witchcraft from the state, legislators cutting across party lines have backed the idea and suggested ways to uproot the medieval belief that claims innocent lives.

Jharkhand: Father carries raped minor daughter 4 km daily for treatment; HC takes suo motu cognizance

The Jharkhand High Court on Saturday took suo motu cognizance of a newspaper report and directed the state to give an assistance of Rs one lakh and facilitate better treatment to a minor rape victim whose father has to carry her physically to the nearest health centre for treatment.

Raghubar announces 3-member committee to look into CSAT issue

 Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday announced a three-member committed to look into the CSAT, ending the Opposition protests, which had demanded its withdrawal.

Jharkhand: Speaker directs expungement, JVM(P) MLA protests

 Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) MLA Pradip Yadav on Wednesday sat on a dharna in the well of the state assembly in protest against the speaker accepting the treasury bench's demand to expunge his comment on the recent arrest of a person from a train in Ranchi district.

Pooja Bhatt to attend 'Jism' special screening in Ranchi
Pooja Bhatt to attend 'Jism' special screening in Ranchi

 Actress-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt is looking forward to the special screening of her 2003 film "Jism" at the Jagran Film Festival in Ranchi.

Huge quantities of RDX, other explosives recovered from train - what was the target?

A large quantity of explosives, including RDX, was recovered from a passenger train at Kita station near here and one person was arrested, police said on Friday.

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30 pilgrims dead in Jharkhand in five days

The death of 13 pilgrims in Jharkhand on Friday has pushed the number of pilgrims killed in the state in the last five days to 30.

No special darshan at Baidyanath Temple during Shravani Mela

 Jharkhand government on Wednesday issued an order banning 'special darshan' at Baidyanath temple in Deogarh district till the end of month-long 'Shravani Mela', two days after ten devotees were killed in a stampede in the temple town.

Jharkhand CM expresses grief at loss of lives in stampede

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Monday expressed grief at the death of 11 persons in a stampede in Deogarh.

11 dead, 50 injured in stampede at Baidyanath Temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh
11 dead, 50 injured in stampede at Baidyanath Temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh

At least 11 people lost their lives and 50 others were injured when a stampede occurred at a temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh district early on Monday.

27 held for killing five women over alleged witchcraft in Ranchi

 At least 27 people have been arrested for beating five women to death near state capita; Ranchi for allegedly practising witchcraft, Jharkhand Police said on Sunday.

Five women lynched in Jharkhand for practising witchcraft

Five women were beaten to death here early on Saturday for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said.

Five women killed on suspicion of practising witchcraft

Five women were killed by locals at Kanjia village in Ranchi district for allegedly practising 'witchcraft' in yet another barbaric incident related to superstition in the tribal state.